Economic Impact

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World Cup Notes

I think hosting the World Cup in South Africa may be too large a burden for a smallish developing country:  population 49

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Sports Subsidies in Texas

WFAA.com has a good story on the economic impact of mega events in Texas that is largely based upon a

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Migration of the All-Star Game

In response to concerns about potential racial profiling of its players, 27% of whom are of Hispanic origin, the Major

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Why Government Spending Stimulus Often Fails to Stimulate

Niels Veldhuis and Charles Lammam, responding to political criticism on a study they wrote on Canadian government stimulus attempts, have

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Vancouver Olympic Blitz

Paragraph 4 of this from the Sports Business Daily is priceless. Can you say substitution effect? Or, as Craig Depken

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Why Are Economic Models so Complex?

We sports economists have become accustomed to inflated economic impact statements made in documents used to support subsidies for sports.

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Spring Training

The Sports Business Journal recently published "Clubs give winter homes a branding boost" about the partnership between MLB franchises and

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Ban Holidays!

Among the sports-related economic nonsense that gets tossed about in the media are calculations of "lost productivity" associated with things

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The DH and Broken Windows Fallacy

Frederic Bastiat's broken windows fallacy: if a window maker breaks windows to increase business, he certainly benefits (if he doesn't

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Olympic-sized crowds?

Less than one week away from the opening ceremonies of the world's largest sporting event, the Beijing tourism bureau predicts

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Here's Yer Intangible Effect - Right In the Kisser, Alice!

Assessing the intangible impact of sports has become an important area of research in the past few years. Most research

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More News From Dallas

The Dallas Morning News is examining the gap between the estimated economic impact of the NBA All Star Game and

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